Focus Awards Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF)
(QRN – 601/6153/X)
The Focus Awards Level 4 Award in the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (RQF) qualification is intended for those who maintain the quality of assessment from outside an organisation or assessment centre, usually on behalf of an awarding organisation.
The learner will cover principles of external quality assurance, such as the function of external quality assurance and the role of an external quality assurer. The learner will also understand how to plan external quality assurance of assessment and externally evaluate the internal quality assurance of assessment. The learner will also have the opportunity to practically carry out EQA activities to demonstrate competence.
Learners must achieve a minimum of 12 credits from the two mandatory units.
Learner Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.
Focus Awards does not set any other entry requirements but training providers or colleges may have their own guidelines
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualification:
- The Level 4 Certificate in Leading the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however learners should be 19+ to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||Credit||GLH|
|Understanding the principles and practices of externally assuring the quality of assessment||F/601/5322||4||6||45|
|Externally assure the quality of assessment particular unit.||J/601/5323||4||6||30|